General Web Related FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Frequently Asked Questions

Why a website?

Your website is your (or your business's) online identity. It may serve as your virtual office where people can contact you online. Furthermore, a website can reach millions of people that might not otherwise be available. You can sell and/or share your products, services or whatever you want to share (or sell) online on your virtual store (i.e. your website). No matter what type of business you are in, there are ways to grow and make money on the web for you with the help of your website. Many people overlook the various products, services or business processes they can include on a website. Any communication or interactions that happen within your business can be made easier and more efficient by bringing it on internet. Your business will save money and time while appealing to a much greater audience, the world.

What is a domain name?

This is the name that identifies any website. For example, "google.com" is the domain name of google's website.

What is Web development?

Creation of a website or a web application (also known as dynamic website) is called web-development (or website design and development). This is done by experienced web designers and programmers (also known as developers).

What is Web hosting?

Once your website is been created by someone, it needs to be hosted at some web hosting server. The web-host (one who provides web hosting services) gives you a certain amount of web space on his/her server for your website and charges some money for it on a particular time interval.

Can I get e-mails with my website?

Yes, you can have email IDs of your choice on your own domain name (Anything@yourdomain.com).

Why do I need a web Designer / Programmer / Developer?

You need a web Designer / Programmer / Developer to create your website, to add static as well as dynamic pages to it and to deploy your website. Simply to make your website up and running. Out of thousands examples I'll give you two: If you want to have a contact form on your website or you wish to sell your products online, you'll need a programmer who can code your website to make things happen. Programmed pages are called dynamic pages and a website with dynamic web pages is called dynamic website.

In what format should I supply words and photographs about my website to you?

It is helpful to us if you are able to provide text and photographs in electronic form - for example, the files output by a digital camera and the words in MS word or similar format.

How much will it cost?

As with almost anything, there is free and there's fee. The cost of a website varies, depending upon the type of website you require. Please refer to our offers Section for a quick start. OR, if you are looking for a custom solution, please go to Contact us / Quote Request Form and send us your details and requirements. Please provide as much information about your proposed website as you can and we'll get back to you with price estimate / quotation on your proposed website.

How long does it take to have a website designed?

The time frame is determined by the size, complexity of your website and our current client schedule. Most of the times, the timescale / deadline of a project is dictated by the client (you). Generally, as long as you provide us with the required information (text, images and/or any other relevant information regarding website) at the right time, project meets deadline.

Will we need to have a meeting?

In the majority of cases a meeting isn't necessary and most of our websites are generally completed with contact via email, Yahoo Messenger, Google Talk, Skype (and telephone). I place suggested website designs onto the Internet in a private place where only you and me can view the content. I then sit with you (virtually) regularly to discuss so that the website design and functionality is implemented exactly as you wished. I am readily available on phone, email, Yahoo Messenger, Google Talk and Skype. Other communication means can be used on your request.

Do you redesign existing websites?

Yes, we do.

What is website maintenance?

Generally, websites have new content updated regularly. Fresh content is what will keep your visitors coming back. This updation of content (along with error handling) is known as website maintenance. Website maintenance is a fee paid monthly (or annually) to keep your website updated and error free throughout the year.

Do you offer any type of discounts?

Yes, We offer 5%-10% discounts for schools and non profit organizations.

I would like to get a quotation from you on my website. Now what do I do?

Please go to contact us form by clicking here and provide as much information about your project as you can and submit the form. We'll get back to you with a quotation/cost estimate, soonest.